right places to scatter ashes

The Right Places to Scatter Ashes

Posted on March 10th, 2017
Posted by Martin Oaks under Cremation, Resources
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Losing a loved one can be incredibly devastating, and when the person has asked to be cremated, it can be a confusing and surreal process. Pre funeral arrangements can be made with the burial company to honor your loved one’s wishes with a low cost cremation. After the process, many people like to scatter the […]

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Sleepy Hollow: A Cemetery Based on a Philosophy

Posted on February 23rd, 2017
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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, located in Concord, Massachusetts is not a typical memorial garden. Designed in 1855 by the noted architectural firm Cleveland and Copeland of Boston, the cemetery reflected the transcendental philosophy which was sweeping the Eastern United States at that time. Horace Cleveland and Robert Copeland were greatly influenced by this philosophy, specifically the […]

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Why more people elect to use cremation

Why More People Elect To Use Cremation

Posted on February 20th, 2017
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If you or your loved one are looking to have a traditional funeral service, you have to think about spending around $7,000 to $10,000. This amount will include the funeral, burial at the cemetery, and the tombstone. While traditional burial is still the most utilized option, cremation is becoming increasingly popular. People like this cost-effective […]

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Abraham Lincoln, RIP

Posted on February 13th, 2017
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With Abraham Lincoln’s birthday being this week, there has been a lot in the news about both his life and his accomplishments. As a native of Illinois, I grew up exposed to Lincoln material – but it seems every year I learn something new. For example, I only recently discovered that there is an exhibition […]

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Cremations Are A Popular and Affordable Solution

Posted on February 7th, 2017
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It’s never easy to decide what to do with a loved one’s remains. While a full burial and casket is more traditional, more and more Americans are looking to cremation to provide a low-cost solution. When it comes to choosing affordable cremation, you want an experienced burial company that can give your loved ones the […]

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